Sadaharu Oh

Pub Date : 1984 | Author : Sadaharu Ō | Publisher : Crown

ISBN 10 : UVA:X000787883
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Reveals how the study of Zen philosophy and the martial arts enabled Sadaharu Oh, Japan's greatest baseball star, to become the biggest home-run hitter of all time..

Contrary To Popular Belief

Pub Date : 2008-12-10 | Author : Joey Green | Publisher : Three Rivers Press

ISBN 10 : 9780767922982
ISBN 13 : 0767922980

Is Everything You Know Wrong? Set the record straight! Debunk myths! Learn the truth behind fallacies, falsehoods, hearsay, and lies! Isn’t it time you knew the honest-to-goodnes..

Diamonds Around The Globe

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Peter C. Bjarkman | Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 0313322686
ISBN 13 : 9780313322686

Looks at the history of baseball in a variety of countries, including Japan, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and Cuba, and includes profiles of each country's teams and top players...

Back To The Zone

Pub Date : 2015-02-25 | Author : Damien Lafont | Publisher : Breakaway Books

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For athletes in any sport: a guide to entering “the Zone” at will “The Zone” is that quasi-mystical state achieved only rarely by athletes, when everything flows effortless..

Baseball Beyond Our Borders

Pub Date : 2017-03-01 | Author : George Gmelch | Publisher : U of Nebraska Press

ISBN 10 : 9781496201058
ISBN 13 : 1496201051

Baseball Beyond Our Borders celebrates the globalization of the game while highlighting the different histories and cultures of the nations in which the sport is played. This colle..

Baseball And Philosophy

Pub Date : 2011-08-31 | Author : Eric Bronson | Publisher : Open Court

ISBN 10 : 9780812697759
ISBN 13 : 0812697758

Baseball and Philosophy brings together two high-powered pastimes: the sport of baseball and the academic discipline of philosophy. Eric Bronson asked eighteen young professors to ..